Man seriously hurt during fight inside prison

Library image.
Library image.

A man was taken to hospital with serious injuries after a fight broke out inside Bovingdon’s Mount Prison.

Police were called to the prison at around 6.15pm on Thursday following an altercation between two prisoners.

A man, aged in his 30s, was arrested in connection with the incident.

The Mount is a Category C closed prison for men and is designed to hold 770 inmates.